Updates for students and educators

Intel and CERN openlab team up for developer challenge

16 Nov 2017 – The competition featured students working on exciting challenges within both high-energy physics and other research domains

Netzwerk Teilchenwelt: German high-school students at CERN

27 Oct 2017 – Five high-school students from Germany conducted their own research at CERN as part of the Netzwerk Teilchenwelt programme

CERN openlab students reflect on summer projects

19 Oct 2017 – The final students from the 2017 CERN openlab Summer Student Programme recently left CERN after nine weeks working on advanced computing projects

Celebrating World Teachers’ Day at CERN

17 Oct 2017 – CERN celebrated teachers’ key contribution to society with a stand-up show and a panel discussion at the Globe of Science and Innovation

A CERN PhD student receives the 2017 Carlo Offelli Prize

13 Oct 2017 – Carlo Baccigalupi, a CERN PhD, was awarded Italy’s 2017 Carlo Offelli Prize for his PhD dissertation

First international S’Cool LAB Summer CAMP for high-schools

6 Sep 2017 – 24 high-school students from 24 different countries took part in the first S’Cool LAB Summer CAMP at CERN

The Beamline for Schools competition 2018 is now open!

18 Jul 2017 – Groups of physics students are invited, along with their teachers, to research and propose an idea for an experiment

How can cubes made of paper help teach particle physics?

29 Jun 2017 – AcceleratAR uses paper cubes and an augmented reality app to simulate a particle accelerator to help students learn about particle physics

Training tomorrow’s ICT specialists: students return to CERN

12 Jun 2017 – CERN openlab has been running its summer student programme for 15 years. Some of our students also return to CERN...

40th CERN School of Computing goes to Spain: Apply now!

10 Apr 2017 – Applications are now open for CERN’s 40th School of Computing. The CSC 2017 will take place from 27 August to 9 September 2017 in Madrid, Spain

Sit down for coffee with the Standard Model

7 Apr 2017 – The Standard Model Lagrangian equation, seen on t-shirts and mugs from CERN, is explained line-by-line in a new paper aimed at teachers

(Almost) the whole world represented in BL4S

6 Apr 2017 – On 31 March 2017 the submission period ended for the fourth Beamline for Schools competition

Award season at the ATLAS Experiment

8 Mar 2017 – ATLAS PhD students publish dozens of outstanding theses every year. Since 2010, a few have been celebrated at the annual ATLAS Thesis Awards.

Applications for S’Cool LAB Days in 2017/18 now open

1 Mar 2017 – High school teachers are invited to apply now to visit S’Cool LAB between September 2017 and June 2018

Meet the talented recipients of the ATLAS PhD Grant

23 Feb 2017 – The ATLAS PhD Grant gives students an opportunity to benefit from world-class research, supervision and training within the ATLAS collaboration

Second Innovation for Change project kicks off today

31 Jan 2017 – 50 young people will create innovative startups that can help tackle global social needs around food and health issues

Video contest: PACMAN needs you!

20 Jan 2017 – Are you passionate about science? Take part in the PACMAN video animation contest

Deadline extended for CERN high-school summer camp

12 Jan 2017 – 22 places are available for high-school students fascinated by the tiniest parts of our universe to visit CERN for an educational summer camp

Applications open for 2017 CERN openlab student programme

8 Dec 2016 – CERN openlab's Summer Student Programme is open to students studying at university with an interest in computer science

Students from CERN competition publish research paper

22 Nov 2016 – The first ever paper to come from research conducted as part of CERN’s Beamline for Schools competition, has been published in a scientific journal


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